Star of the hit ABC sitcom Better with You, JoAnna Garcia Swisher graces the April cover of Latina magazine, on newsstands March 15th! The Cuban American actress opens up to us about her recent marriage to New York Yankees slugger Nick Swisher, how they nurture their long-distance relationship and their plans for the future.
On her favorite wedding moment: “The minute I saw Nick at the end of the aisle, as I was talking towards him with my father on my arm – I’ll never forget it.”
On marriage: “I have a very realistic image of what marriage should be. It takes effort but it shouldn’t be the hardest thing that you do. The key to our relationship is just an extreme amount of respect for each other.”
On athletes & fidelity: “Monogamy is a tricky thing. I don’t think it’s for everyone, but I’ve chosen that life and there’s no question in my relationship.”
On the honeymoon phase: “We’re doing it all the time! I mean, c’mon, he married a girl in her 30s!”
On their future: “We would like to start trying [to have a baby] as soon as we can.”
On being naughty & nice: “I fancy myself to be quite sexy at times – I’m as naughty as I am sweet!”